English dictionary definition of:



  • a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech
  • a schwa that is incidental to the pronunciation of a consonant
  • an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves
  • a complaint uttered in a low and indistinct tone


  • speak softly or indistinctly
  • make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath


croak   gnarl   grumble   grumbling   murmuration   murmuring   mussitation   mutter   muttering  

Scrabble score for murmur

Scrabble score = 10

generated at 06:55:57 on 13-03-20

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